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What is Community Health Sciences?

Educating tomorrow's leaders to improve health in diverse communities through a research-based understanding of social, cultural, and environmental influences.

What is Community Health Sciences?

Educating tomorrow's leaders to improve health in diverse communities through a research-based understanding of social, cultural, and environmental influences.

What is Community Health Sciences?

Educating tomorrow's leaders to improve health in diverse communities through a research-based understanding of social, cultural, and environmental influences.

What is Community Health Sciences?

Educating tomorrow's leaders to improve health in diverse communities through a research-based understanding of social, cultural, and environmental influences.

Field Studies

Required for Master of Public Health (MPH) students in Community Health Sciences, the field experience gives students firsthand experience within a health or health-related social service agency or community program in elements of planning, program implementation, evaluation; and/or policy formulation, implementation and analysis. 

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Student Voice
"During my 11-week internship, I learned more about the intersection of public health and technology and the many avenues in which health promotion efforts are executed, adding to my excitement of pursuing a career in the public health field after completing my MPH degree in Community Health Sciences."
Jasmine Smith, MPH '13

CHS Workshops

Register for Department workshops and activities on Eventbrite. Please see Events for registration links.

View the Spring 2016 flyer. 
Dates/locations are subject to change. Please check this flyer periodically to stay updated.

Fall 2015 Newsletter

The Fall 2015 Newsletter is now available! In this issue:

In Memoriam: Remembering those in our community

Community Building: Learn what the Department is doing to further connect students, alumni, faculty, and staff

Read the full publication: https://prezi.com/pfggwqcwhrzi/view

CHS in the Spotlight

Posted on March 17, 2016

PhD student Stephanie Ly is the Community Health Sciences finalist for the 2016 FSPH Student Writing Competition

Posted on March 4, 2016

Dr. Ralph Brindis will be inducted into the FSPH 2016 Alumni Hall of Fame at the 42nd Annual Lester Breslow Distinguished Lecture for his outstanding career accomplishments in public health.